Modern media centre opens its doors

A new multi-million-pound digital media centre in the heart of Durham City has successfully opened. Durham County Council’s building...
After being born 10 weeks early, Finlay Clark was nursed back to full health by his parents and the neonatal team at University Hospital North Durham

Finley and family celebrate milestone birthday

Today (26 September) is Finley Clark's first birthday. Finley was born ten weeks early and his family is celebrating with a charity...

Lord of the Flies cast share excitement ahead of opening night

Young actors set to captivate audiences in an upcoming stage adaptation of Lord of the Flies have spoken of their excitement at starring...

Dates announced for Bishop Auckland Food Festival 2020

A food festival that attracted more than 29,000 people in April will serve up even more tasty treats, celebrity chefs and culinary inspiration when...

Have your say on tackling the climate emergency

Exploring ways to tackle climate change in County Durham is the purpose of a new consultation that has been launched today (Thursday 19 September).

CCTV appeal following unprovoked assault

Detectives investigating an unprovoked attack at a pub have released CCTV footage of two men and two women they...

Week of action targets empty homes in County Durham

A week of action will take place in County Durham this month as a council continues to crackdown on empty homes.
ExplorAR have developed a web based tour of Durham City

Digital walking tour reveals Durham as never before

A new digital walking tour reveals Durham in a way it’s never been seen before - while challenging families to test their knowledge of...

Durham graduate benefits from internship with council

A 23-year-old living in Durham City has praised an internship which has brought her valuable experience and confidence in the workplace.

Brass festival to enrich children’s lives throughout the year

With the new school year now in full swing, youngsters have embarked on a potentially life-changing musical adventure. Children at...
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David Butler, archivist at Durham County Record Office.

On the trail of history on the high seas

Real accounts of adventure, arrest and a suspect sailor will be brought to life through historical records as monthly history sessions resume.